Obituaries

       Paul Meberg, a former Montauk resident and partner for many years in Meberg and Pederson Builders, which was based in Montauk, died of heart-related complications in a hospital in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., on...

       Eleanor Allen Leaver, an illustrator who captured in fine detail many of East Hampton Town’s most notable places, died at Southampton Hospital on Feb. 16 from complications due to injuries from a recent...

       Jane Merrill Schulte, a woman who was remembered as a teacher for more than 36 years at the John M. Marshall Elementary School in East Hampton and who was revered for staging “red tag” estate sales...

       Richard Haelig Hendrickson, 73, a lifelong resident of Bridgehampton who ran a bicycle repair business at his family’s farm on Lumber Lane for three decades, died last Thursday in the house where he had...

       George Ivan Hadjipopov, who escaped Communist Bulgaria as a teenager and became an entrepreneur in multiple fields as a resident of Montauk, died on Jan. 23 while being taken to the hospital after collapsing...

       Herbert I. Cohen, a New York City physician who was an early advocate for those later diagnosed with H.I.V., and a longtime summer resident of Amagansett, died in Manhattan on Jan. 8. He was 89, and had been...

       Alida Hope Quintilian, a former respiratory therapist at Long Island Jewish Medical Center who retired to Springs, died at home on Feb. 12. Known as Hope, she was 85 and had been diagnosed with pancreatic...

       Philip Clark Haffner, an architect who designed his own house on Talmage Farm Lane in Springs as well as many other residential structures across the East End, died of pancreatic cancer on Feb. 6 at the...

       Family was everything to Ethel J. Olson, her daughter, Judith A. Comfort, said. Described as the matriarch, she made sure her family came together often, and she enjoyed cooking and taking care of them. She...